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Senate Finance Committee Hearing: TEA

  • Texas State Capitol 1100 Congress Avenue, E1.036 Austin, TX, 78701 United States (map)

TIME & DATE: 9:00 AM, Tuesday, January 24, 2017
PLACE: E1.036 (Finance Room), Texas State Capitol
CHAIR: Senator Jane Nelson

Invited Testimony:

Any supporting written materials for the hearing must be provided to the Senate Finance Committee (SFC) 2 full business days before your scheduled hearing day. Please submit 50 copies to the SFC, and 6 copies to the LBB. Agencies should consult the postings regularly and maintain contact with their budget analyst at the Committee.

Public Testimony:

Those wishing to give public testimony, please limit prepared remarks to 3 minutes. If submitting written testimony, please submit 40 copies, with your name on each copy, to the Committee during the hearing.

The afternoon hearing will reconvene 30 minutes after adjournment of the Senate.
LBB presentation documents can be found at:

To consider the following:

SB 1          Nelson
General Appropriations Bill.

Article III - Education

Texas Education Agency
Teacher Retirement System
Optional Retirement Program
Higher Education Group Insurance
Windham School District
School for the Blind and Visually Impaired
School for the Deaf
Special Provisions for the Texas School of the Blind and Visually Impaired/Texas School for the Deaf

Any unfinished business will be moved to a later date, to be determined.